FirstEnergy Corp. has announced a request for proposal (RFP) to purchase all-states solar renewable energy credits (SRECs) and both in-state and all-states renewable energy credits (RECs) for its Ohio utilities, Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating and Toledo Edison.
SRECs and RECs sought in this RFP must be produced by renewable generating facilities that are either certified by the State of Ohio or are in the process of being certified in the State of Ohio. The SRECs and RECs must be generated between Jan. 1, 2010, and Dec. 31, 2012.
The following amounts and locations are being sought: 7,500 SRECs generated in Ohio or states contiguous to Ohio; 140,000 RECs generated in Ohio; and 175,000 RECs generated in Ohio or states contiguous to Ohio.
Navigant Consulting Inc. is conducting the RFP, FirstEnergy says.